A new student center being built on the campus is using recycled industrial glass powder in place of 20 percent of Portland cement in its concrete blocks.
UL Environment says 90 percent of the materials and parts used to make the monitor can be reused or recycled at the end of its useful life.
Recycling nuclear fuel would decrease the problem of nuclear waste disposal, the report says.
The holiday season brings about 25 percent more waste, or 5 million tons of garbage, to landfills but Americans can lower that amount by recycling, according to the American Chemistry Council.
Nationwide contest determines which colleges or university can reuse and reduce the most waste.
Energy-saving fluorescent lamps pose mercury vapor risks when broken and require special packaging for their transport to recycling facilities.
- By Brad Buscher, chair and CEO of VaporLok Products LLC
- Nov 19, 2009
Letter to Consumer Electronics Association and Information Technology Industry Council claims lawsuit challenges states' rights to hold manufacturers' accountable.
Users can earn discounts, gift cards with Kashless Rewards.
Report shows polyethylene terephthalate container recycling rate is up for fifth year.
State officials are giving retailers more time to comply with water bottle requirements.
Mitsubishi, Panasonic, Sharp, and Toshiba TVs to be recycled free of charge.
Product Stewardship Institute is running the project to help the city make headway on its B Green 2020 initiative.
George Mason University professor suggests strong leadership, a product label policy and tools to implement sustainability practices would be helpful.
Earth911.com has partnered with the association to provide more information to visitors of LampRecycle.org.
Shelton Group surveys more than 1,000 U.S. consumers who at least occasionally buy green products and discovers there is no "typical" green consumer.